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The landlord cannot simply order you off the property. If you have done nothing wrong and there is no evidence to support a termination of the lease, then even if the landlord sues to evict you, the suit will be lost and your lease will be reinstated. You may want to notify the landlord in writing that your position is that you are not in violation of any of the alleged lease conditions, and that you are prepared to defend yourself against those allegations in court, if necessary.
Assuming that your son does not own a gun and no gun was found, then the witnesses who claimed that your son pulled a gun on them will not look very credible to a court.
Nevertheless you will need a tenant's rights lawyer to defend you if the landlord sues to evict. Here is a link to possible legal aid services that may be able to help.
Hope this helps.
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Yes, I will need to get more information concerning this matter due to the lawyer that represent the apartment community who informed me that the Management office is saying that if we move out by 4 PM tomorrow(Saturday-May 15, 2010) they will not file eviction on us as well give us bad report when companies called to verify our rental history. And will give us half of our money we paid this month and will not sue for the rest of the rent we will owe for the remaining of the lease. I feel this is unfair due to hear say. I pay my rent each and every month without any problems. I feel like we are being treated like common trash. Please help some more.
Don't let your feelings control this situation. It's just business. You have to decide whether you want to fight, or take the lawyer's offer and leave. If you can find a tenants rights lawyer to defend you, you probably have a pretty good case, because based on your stated facts, you haven't breached the lease agreement. It's basically the woman's word against your son's, and without proof that he owns or is in possession of a firearm, their testimony is uncorroborated, and the court will give it little weight.
So, unless you're leaving something out of the story, I don't see how you can be evicted at all. But, the management can try, and if they do, you will need legal representation to defend against the eviction.
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